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Raizan Sennyo-ji temple in Itoshima


One of the most famous temple in Fukuoka prefecture known for being a great place

for cherry blossom viewing in the spring, and many people visit in the autumn

to see the fall foliage.


The temple was founded in 725, Nara period by Seiga, who come from India as a priest during the period.
There is an Important Cultural Property which is the 4.8 meter wooden 
Avalokitesvara statue in the

main hall.

The main hall was founded by Kuroda Tsugutaka who was the 6th feudal lord of Kuroda clan in Fukuoka.


400 years of age big maple tree, which has been designated as natural monument of Fukuoka prefecture,

has been said to be planted by him.



 Location of Itoshima                




 General information  


Address 624 Raizan, Itoshima-city, Fukuoka-prefecture

15 minutes by a vehicle from JR Chikuzen-maebaru stastiont

45 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka Airport

40 minutes by a vehicle from JR Hakata station

60 minutes by a vehicle from Dazaifu

90 minutes by a vehicle from Yanagawa

100 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-city

Open hours 9:00 to 16:30
Admission fee

JPY 400

Days closed No closing days


 Featured tous in Fukuoka-prefecture  


・ Fukuoka-city one-day tour

・ Kitakyushu-city one-day tour

・ Kawachi Wisteria garden & Kitakyushu-city one-day tour

・ Kitakyushu-city / UNESCO Industry Revolution one-day tour          

Kitakyushu-city study tour

・ Kitakyushu-city hiking tour

・ Yanagawa & Dazaifu one-day tour

・ Itoshima one-day tour

・ Munakata & Fukutsu / UNESCO Sacred region one-day tour  

・ Munakata, Oshiama & Okinoshima / UNESCO Sacred region one-day tour

・ Toho village, Asakura and Ukiha one-day tour

・ Yoshii & Yanagawa Hina doll festival one-day tour

・ Kurume & Yame region one-day tour




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